Posts in Fly Fishing North Island

Techy Thursday - Simms Rainwear Refresher

Techy Thursday - Simms Rainwear Refresher

We were hoping we didn't need to write this piece but hey, spring is gonna spring! Get up to date with some jacket options from Simms and reclaim some time on the water..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 12/05/2019
Team Tuesday - Jake Bindon of Rivers To Ranges

Team Tuesday - Jake Bindon of Rivers To Ranges

Manic mate and all round good bugger, Jake Bindon is the resident fly fishing guru at the Rivers to Ranges store in Hastings..... Read more

by Kyle Adams on 12/03/2019
Manic Monday - Plan B

Manic Monday - Plan B

With the weather putting a stop to our planned and long-awaited backing country fishing trip, Manic mates, Karl Sawyer, Taranaki Hunting & Fishing Fly Guru Tarn Mack-McEwen and myself, decided to leave the heavy tramping packs behind and opted to tow the boats over to Lake O instead..... Read more

by Kyle Adams on 12/02/2019
Salty Saturday - Early Season Kingfish Expectations

Salty Saturday - Early Season Kingfish Expectations

Lucas Allen of King Tide Salt Fly has a guiding few trips under his belt already for the season so let's check in and see how things are shaping up for those Tauranga flats Kingfish on fly..... Read more

by Lucas Allen on 11/30/2019
Friday Fly Day - Black Fly Day

Friday Fly Day - Black Fly Day

In the words of Jay Z, “Get ya'll black tees on, all black everything, black cards, black cars, all black everything”. In the words of us from Manic, “get your black flies on”..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 11/29/2019
Win Stuff Wednesday - Scott Sector / Scott NZ Special Giveaway Week 3

Win Stuff Wednesday - Scott Sector / Scott NZ Special Giveaway Week 3

If you have missed out on the last couple of weeks of promo around this amazing giveaway then here's a quick synopsis for you....... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/27/2019
Manic Is Hiring!

Manic Is Hiring!

New year, new you? Come and join the team at Manic and kick off your 2020 right, we'd love to have ya..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/26/2019
Salty Saturday - When Nothing Seems To Work

Salty Saturday - When Nothing Seems To Work

Captain Lucas Allen of King Tide Salt Fly is back, this time to help us figure out a new approach when those flats kingfish are being a wee bit fussy.... Read more

by Lucas Allen on 11/23/2019
Friday Fly Day - What's New? Damsel Edition

Friday Fly Day - What's New? Damsel Edition

Over the next few weeks we’ll be unveiling the latest and greatest flies that are hitting the shelves as we speak and this week we’re going to kick off with a lake trout favourite, the mighty Damsel..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 11/22/2019
Simms Custom Tees & Caps Are Here

Simms Custom Tees & Caps Are Here

And not a moment too soon judging by that lovely hue of blue in the sky outside. We've put together a dream team of New Zealand & Australian fish species for you lot to wear with pride..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/21/2019